Archive for August 7th, 2020

Double fatal fire in Chicago, 8-6-20

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Chicago firefighters pulled an 86-year-old woman and a man from a home about 1:10 a.m. Thursday in the 1000 block of North Parkside Avenue. The woman was taken to West Suburban Medical Center in Oak Park, where she was pronounced dead. A man in his late 60s went in critical condition to Loretto Hospital where he died.

The fire was confined to a mattress inside the bedroom. The cause of the fire is under investigation.


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Former Broadview rescue squad

Command Fire photo

Former Broadview rescue squad

Command Fire photo

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